Police probe alleged rape attempt incident

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THE Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) confirmed receiving a report regarding an attempted rape incident that went viral on social media yesterday.

In a statement, RBPF spokesman DSP Hj Mohd Noor Hj Abd Rahman said the police received a report at the Bandar Seri Begawan Police Station regarding the incident at about 12pm yesterday.

The incident, which was circulated via WhatsApp, alleged that the victim went to a supposed job interview.

During the interview, the interviewer allegedly tied her up before attempting to sexually assault the victim. However, the victim was said to have freed herself and called for help.

The Brunei Times